Sentence Examples


  • The decrease is most marked as saturation approaches.
  • Holfmann, from observations on the amplitude of saturation currents, deduce q =4 as a mean value.
  • The rainfall is not great, only about 20 in., but the mean humidity for the year is 80, saturation being ioo.
  • The processes of soap manufacture may be classified (a) according to the temperatures employed into (I) cold processes and (2) boiling processes, or (b) according to the nature of the starting material - acid or oil and fat - and the relative amount of alkali, into (1) direct saturation of the fatty acid with alkali, (2) treating the fat with a definite amount of alkali with no removal of unused lye, (3) treating the fat with an indefinite amount of alkali, also with no separation of unused lye, (4) treating the fat with an indefinite amount of alkali with separation of waste lye.
  • According to this theory, an element in a compound had a definite saturation capacity, an idea very old in itself, being framed in the law of multiple proportions.

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